Former head of COVID immunizations sues county

By , Daily Memphian Published: February 11, 2022 2:14 PM CT
<strong>Shelby County Health Department personnel and volunteers administered&nbsp; COVID-19 vaccinations on Jan. 12, 2021, in the Pipkin Building at Tiger Lane.</strong> (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

Shelby County Health Department personnel and volunteers administered COVID-19 vaccinations on Jan. 12, 2021, in the Pipkin Building at Tiger Lane. (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

Judy Martin’s departure from the Shelby County Health Department was called a “retirement” at the time. Her lawsuit says she was forced to retire or be fired over problems in the vaccine distribution handled by the county.

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